CoE - COO and Partner
Andy has worked at Frazier since 2016. After serving as a consultant on several successful investments, he joined the Frazier Growth Buyout team as a Center of Excellence Partner, where he has helped build our Human Capital and ESG programs. In 2022, Andy took on a broader mandate as the Chief Operating Officer of the Center of Excellence team. In this role, his responsibilities include the recruitment, management, and deployment of the firm’s Center of Excellence Team across our portfolio companies. He continues to shape our Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) program as well as other firm-level initiatives.
Andy is an expert in organizational development and talent management. Over his 20-year professional career, Andy has led and advised a myriad of high-growth organizations and is an expert in helping private equity-backed companies scale. In total, he has conducted over 500 talent evaluations, coached over 200 leaders, and assessed over 150 companies across 30+ different private equity firms.
Prior to Frazier, Andy was a Partner at Green Peak, where he helped shape and lead their organizational due diligence practice. Before Green Peak, he was Organization Practice Expert at McKinsey & Company, where he became the first in that practice to win the Marvin Bower Award for Innovation on two separate occasions.
Andy began his professional career as an Aviation Officer in the US Army, where he served as an attack helicopter platoon leader and company commander, flying over 700 combat flight hours in Operation Iraqi Freedom. He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and Combat Action Badge, finishing his service by teaching leadership at the United States Military Academy (West Point).
Columbia University (Masters, Org. Psychology & Leadership)
United States Military Academy (BS, Economics)